Meet the Staff


Mike Wood, Senior Minister

Mike began his ministry at Bethany as Senior Minister on January 4, 2015. He earned a BA in Christian Ministries and a MA in Practical Ministries from Cincinnati Bible College and Seminary (now Cincinnati Christian University.) He and his wife, Joni, have two grown children: Lindsay and Garrett, and one grandchild. Mike and Joni enjoy outdoor activities, reading, and travel. They've been to China and Italy and on numerous mission trips to Haiti. They even completed the 'Krispy Kreme Challenge'!


Michele Burns, Secretary

Michele has served as Secretary at Bethany Christian Church since 1987. She is married to Keith, and they have a son, Kyle, a daughter, Kami, son-in-law, Jordan, and a grandson, Amos.  Michele enjoys walking, reading, and game nights with the family.